Two injured as enemy shells Chasiv Yar, Toretsk in Donetsk region

Two injured as enemy shells Chasiv Yar, Toretsk in Donetsk region

photos
Ukrinform
Russian forces have shelled the towns of Chasiv Yar and Toretsk in the Donetsk region, injuring two people and damaging houses.

Pavlo Kyrylenko, the head of the Donetsk regional military administration, said this in a post on Telegram and published photos of the destruction of buildings and craters from enemy shelling.

"Toretsk and Chasiv Yar are under Russian fire. In Chasiv Yar, two hits on the Skhidnyi residential neighborhood - two people were injured, four houses were damaged. In Toretsk, a direct hit on a high-rise building, warehouses were damaged. Fortunately, there were no casualties," he wrote.

He noted that Chasiv Yar and Toretsk had already come under enemy fire before, and one can be sure that the Russians will not stop striking these cities.

"Once again I ask everyone: evacuate! Do not expose yourself to an unjustified risk!" Kyrylenko said.

More than 1.2 million people have already left the Donetsk region which had a population of 1.67 million at the time of Russia's full-scale invasion of Ukraine. By winter, at most 235,000 people involved in the defense and support of critical infrastructure should remain in the region.


Let’s get started read our news at facebook messenger > > > Click here for subscribe

While citing and using any materials on the Internet, links to the website ukrinform.net not lower than the first paragraph are mandatory. In addition, citing the translated materials of foreign media outlets is possible only if there is a link to the website ukrinform.net and to the website of a foreign media outlet. Citing and using materials in offline media, mobile apps, Smart TV are allowed only with written permission from Ukrinform. News and publications marked as "Advertisement" and "PR" and articles in the section "Releases" include promoted content, and an advertiser is responsible for the content.

© 2015-2023 Ukrinform. All rights reserved.

Website design Studio Laconica

Extended searchHide extended search
By period:
-